Graduate
Graduates of our Program
Ph.D. Graduates and their Dissertations
The following students have graduated from our Ph.D. program since its creation in 1971.
2020's

2023
 Tejasvi Channagiri, Analysis of Ribonucleotide Incorporation in Human Cells. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Nathan Hayford, Matrix Models of 2D Critical Phenomena. Advisors: R. Teodorescu and S. Lee
 John Kyei, DataDriven Learning Algorithm Via DenselyDefined Multiplication Operators and Occupation Kernels. Advisors R. Teodorescu and J. Rosenfeld
 Christopher Sze, Rational Functions of Degree Five That Permute the Projective Line Over a Finite Field. Advisor: X. Hou
 William Youmans, Recovering Generators of Principal Ideas Using Subfield Structure and Applications to Cryptography. Advisor: J. Biasse

2022
 Ahmed Ahmed, Applications of the RiemannHilbert method to soliton solutions of a nonlocal reversespacetime SasaSatsuma equation and a higherorder reversetime NLStype equation. Advisor: W. Ma
 Damola Akinlana, New Developments in Statistical Optimal Designs for Physical and Computer Experiments. Advisor: L. Lu
 Raymond Centner, Advances and Applications of Optimal Polynomial Approximants. Advisor: C. Beneteau
 Aditya Chakraborty, DataDriven Analytical Predictive Modeling for Pancreatic Cancer, Financial & Social Systems. Advisor: C. Tsokos
 Lina Fajardo Gómez, Methods in Discrete Mathematics to Study DNA Rearrangement. Advisors: N. Jonoska and M. Saito
 Jing Lin, Adversarial and Data Poisoning Attacks against Deep Learning. Advisor: K. Xiong
 Oluwaseun Elizabeth Otunuga, Statistical Methods for Reliability Test Planning and Data Analysis. Advisor: L. Lu
 Spyros Pasias, Topics in Boundary Behavior of Analytic Functions and Approximation Theory. Advisor: A. Danielyan
 Ryan M. Thurman, A Functional Optimization Approach to Stochastic Process Sampling. Advisors: R. Teodorescu and I. Teodorescu

2021
 Fudong Wang, Longtime Asymptotics for mKDV Type Reduced Euations of the AKNS Hierarchy in Weighted \(L^2\) Sobolev Spaces. Advisor: W.X. Ma

2020
 Freeh N. Alenezi, Bayesian Reliability Analysis of The Power Law Process and Statistical Modeling of Computer and Network Vulnerabilities with Cybersecurity Application. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Jasper Braun, Discrete Models and Algorithms for Analyzing DNA Rearrangements. Advisors: N. Jonoska and M. Saito
 Robert D. Freeman, On the \(p(x)\)Laplace equation in Carnot groups.
Advisor: T. Bieske  Chi Phan, Global and Stochastic Dynamics of Diffisive HindmarshRose Equations in Neurodynamics. Advisor: Y. You
 Vasile Pop, Restricted Isometric Projections for Differentiable Manifolds and Applications. Advisors: R. Teodorescu and I. Teodorescu
 Brian Tuesink, On Some Problems on Polynomial Interpolation in Several Variables. Advisor: B. Shekhtman
 Emanuele Zappala, NonAssociative Algebraic Structures in Knot Theory. Advisors: M. Elhamdadi and M. Saito
2010's

2019
 Amine Ben Abdeljelil, Generalized Derivations of Ternary Lie Algebras and \(n\)BiHomLie Algebras. Advisor: M. Elhamdadi
 Maryam Bagherian, Field Quantization for Radiative Decay of Plasmons in Finite and Infinite Geometries. Advisor: S. Kouchekian
 A. K. M. R. Bashar, Probabilistic Modeling of World Democracy, Corruption, Hemophilia A and Prediabetes Data. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Daniel A. Cruz, Hierarchical SelfAssembly and Substitution Rules. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Mahdi Goudarzi, Statistical Learning of Biomedical NonStationary Signals and Quality of Life Modeling. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Maryam Habadi, Probabilistic and Statistical Prediction Models for Alzheimer’s Disease and Statistical Analysis of Global Warming. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Michael Kotarinos, Essays on Time Series and Machine Learning Techniques for Risk Management. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 John Theado, An Optimal MediumStrength Regularity Algorithm for 3uniform Hypergraphs. Advisor: B. Nagle

2018
 Elsayed Ahmed, Groups Generated by Automata Arising from Transformations of the Boundaries of Rooted Trees. Advisor: D. Savchuk
 Wael AlSawai, Nonequilibrium Phase Transition in Interacting Diffusions. Advisors: R. Teodorescu and A. Barbos
 Emmanuel Appiah, A Hybrid Dynamic Modeling of TimetoEvent Processes and Applications. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
 Sumayah Batwa, Lump Solutions and RiemannHilbert Approach to Soliton Equations. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Wael AlSawai, Nonequilibrium Phase Transition in Interacting Diffusions. Advisor: R. Teodorescu and A. Barbos
 Matthew J. Green, Generalizations of Quandles and their cohomologies. Advisor: M. Elhamdadi
 Xiang Gu, Hamiltonian Structures and RiemannHilbert Problems of Integrable Systems. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Nawa Raj Pokhrel, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Cyber Security and Health Sciences. Advisor: Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Zheni S. Stefanova, Machine Learning Methods for Network Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention Systems. Advisor: K. M. Ramachandran
 Meng Yang, Orthogonal Polynomials With Respect to the Measure Supported Over the Whole Complex Plane. Advisor: S.Y. Lee

2017
 Patrick Armand Assonken Tonfack, Modeling in Finance and Insurance with LévyItȏ Driven Dynamic Processes under Semi Markovtype Switching Regimes and Time Domains. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
 Gregory Churchill, On Extending Hansel's Theorem to Hypergraphs. Advisor: B. Nagle
 Indu Rasika U. Churchill, Contributions to Quandle Theory: A Study of \(f\)Quandles, Extensions and Cohomology. Advisors: M. Elhamdadi and A. Makhlouf
 Muditha V. Devamitta Perera, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Ovarian and Breast Cancer. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Chao Gao, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Stomach Cancer Data. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Kumar Vijay Garapati, Structural Analysis of Poloidal and Toroidal Plasmons and Fields of Multilayer Nanorings. Advisor: S. Kouchekian
 Kristina B. Hilton, Dynamics of Multicultural Social Networks. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
 Pubudu Hitigala Kaluarachchilage, Cybersecurity: Stochastic Analysis and Modeling of Vulnerabilities to Determine the Network Security and Attackers Behavior. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Morgan McAnally, Generalized \(D\)KaupNewell integrable sysems and their integrable couplings and Darboux transformations. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Shuang Na, Time Series Online Bayesian Kernel Segmentation: Applications in Real Time Activity Recognition Using Smartphone Accelerometer. Advisors: K. M. Ramachandran and M. Ji
 Sasith M. Rajasooriya, Cybersecurity: Probabilistic Behavior of Vulnerability and Life Cycle. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Pulahinge H. S. Rodrigo, Bayesian Artificial Neural Networks in Health and Cybersecurity. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Abolfazl Saghafi, Realtime Classiﬁcation of Biomedical Signals, Parkinson’s Analytical Model. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Yuan Zhou, Lump, Complexiton and AlgebroGeometric Solutions to Soliton Equations. Advisor: W.X. Ma

2016
 Joy D'Andrea, A Statistical Analysis of Hurricanes in the Atlantic Basin and Sinkholes in Florida. Advisor: R. Wooten
 Sherlene Enriquez Savery, Statistical Analysis of a Risk Factor in Finance and Environmental Models for Belize. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Matthew C. Fleeman, Putnam’s Inequality and Analytic Content in the Bergman Space. Advisor: D. Khavinson
 Doo Young Kim, Statistical Modeling of Carbon Dioxide and Cluster Analysis of Time Dependent Information: Lag Target Time Series Clustering, MultiFactor Time Series Clustering, and MultiLevel Time Series Clustering. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Stephen D. Lappano, Some Results Concerning Permutation Polynomials over Finite Fields. Advisor: X. Hou
 Solomon Manukure, Hamiltonian Formulations and Symmetry Constraints of Soliton Hierarchies of \((1+1)(1+1)\)Dimensional Nonlinear Evolution Equations. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Venkateswara Rao Mudunuru, Modeling and Survival Analysis of Breast Cancer: A Statistical, Artificial Neural Network, and Decision Tree Approach. Advisor: L. Skrzypek
 Bhikhari Prasad Tharu, Statistical Analysis and Modeling Health Data: A Longitudinal Study. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Junyi Tu, Global Attractors and Random Attractors of Reaction Diffusion Systems. Advisor: Y. You
 Xing Wang, Time Dependent Kernel Density Estimation: A New Parameter Estimation Algorithm, Applications in Time Series Classification and Clustering. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Syed Zoalroshd, On Spectral Properties of Single Layer Potentials. Advisor: D. Khavinson

2015
 Daria Karpenko, Active Tile Selfassembly and Simulations of Computational Systems. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Vindya Kumari Pathirana, Nearest Neighbor Foreign Exchange Rate Forecasting with Mahalanobis Distance. Advisor: Y. You
 Taysseer Sharaf, Statistical Learning with Artificial Neural Network Applied to Health and Environmental Data. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos

2014
 Jonathan Burns, Recursive Methods in Number Theory, Combinatorial Graph Theory, and Probability. Advisors: A. Z. Grinshpan and N. Jonoska
 BongJin Choi, Statistical Analysis, Modeling, and Algorithms for Pharmaceutical and Cancer Systems. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Ram C. Kafle, Trend Analysis and Modeling of Health and Environmental Data: Joinpoint and Functional Approach. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Olusegun M. Otunuga, Stochastic Modeling and Analysis of Energy Commodity Spot Price Processes. Advisor: G. S. Ladde

2013
 Teffera Asfaw, Topological Degree and Variational Inequality Theories for Pseudomonotone Perturbations of Maximal Monotone Operators. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Nana Osei Mensa Bonsu, Age Dependent Analysis and Modeling of Prostate Cancer Data. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Lisa De Castro, Analytic Functions with Real Boundary Values in Smirnov Classes \(E^p\). Advisor: D. Khavinson
 Yiu Ming Chan, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Prostate Cancer. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Egor Dolzhenko, Modeling State Transitions With Automata. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Waththage Neranga Fernando, A Study of Permutation Polynomials over Finite Fields. Advisor: X. Hou
 Arnut Paothong, Dynamic Processes in Network Goods: Modeling, Analysis and Applications. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
 Keshav P. Pokhrel, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Brain Tumor Data: Histology and Regional Effects. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Iuliana Teodorescu, Optimization in Nonparametric Survival Analysis and Climate Change Modeling. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Joseph Van Name, Boolean Partition Algebras. Advisor: V. Totik
 Tadesse G. Zerihun, Nonlinear Techniques for Stochastic Systems of Differential Equations. Advisor: G. S. Ladde

2012
 Alrazi Abdeljabbar, Wronskian, Grammian and Pfaffian solutions to nonlinear partial differential equations. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Magdy Assad, Pfaffian and Wronskian solutions to integrable generalized nonlinear partial differential equations. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Jill Dizona, On Algorithmic Fractional Packings of Hypergraphs. Advisor: B. Nagle
 Zahra Kottabi, Statistical Modeling and Analysis of Breast Cancer and Pancreatic Cancer. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Jinghan Meng, BiIntegrable and TriIntegrable Couplings and Their Hamiltonian Structures. Advisor: W.X. Ma
 Tilahun Muche, Hamiltonian Sets of Polygonal Paths in 4Valent Spatial Graphs. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 JeanClaude Pedjeu, Multitime Scales Stochastic Dynamic Processes: Modeling, Methods, Algorithms, Analysis, and Applications. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
 Daniel P. Siu, Stochastic Hybrid Dynamic Systems: Modeling, Estimation and Simulation. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
 Devine T. Wanduku, Stochastic Modeling of NetworkCentric Epidemiological Processes. Advisor: G. S. Ladde

2011
 Keith E. Hackett, Statistical Analysis and Mechanistic Modeling of Water Quality: Hillsborough Bay, Florida. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Erik Lundberg, Problems in Classical Potential Theory with Applications to Mathematical Physics. Advisor: D. Khavinson
 Carlos A. Molinares, Parametric and Bayesian Modeling of Reliability and Survival Analysis. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Dimitrios Vovoras, Statistical Analysis and Modeling: Cancer, Clinical Trials, Environment and Epidemiology. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Yong Xu, Statistical Models for Environmental and Health Sciences. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos

2010
 Chunling Cong, Statistical Analysis and Modeling of Breast Cancer and Lung Cancer. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Enver Karadayi, Topics in Random Knots and RMatrices from Frobenius Algebras. Advisor: M. Saito
 Nabin K. Manandhar Shrestha, Statistical Learning And Behrens Fisher Distribution Methods For Heteroscedastic Data in Microarray Analysis. Advisor: K. M. Ramachandran
 Kevin P. Wagner, A Generalized Acceptance Urn Model. Advisor: S. Suen
 Ling Wu, Stochastic Modeling and Statistical Analysis. Advisor: G. S. Ladde
2000's

2009
 Angela Angeleska, Combinatorial Models for DNA Rearrangements in Ciliates. Advisors: N. Jonoska and M. Saito
 Elliot M. Findley, Fine Asymptotics of Christoffel Functions and Universality for Szegö Weights in the Complex Plane. Advisor: V. Totik
 O'Neil Lynch, Mixture Distributions with Application to Microarray Data Analysis. Advisors: K. M. Ramachandran and W. Kim

2008
 Irena Andreevska, Mathematical Modeling and Analysis of Options With JumpDiffusion Volatility. Advisor: Y. You
 Armando Hoare, Parametric, NonParametric and Statistical Modeling of Stony Coral Reef Data. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Branko Miladinovic, Kernel Density Estimation of Reliability With Applications to Extreme Value Distributions. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Shou Hsing Shih, Forecasting Models for Economic and Environmental Data. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Rodney M. Taylor, Lagrange Interpolation on Leja Points. Advisor: V. Totik

2007
 Dhruba R. Adhikari, Applications of Degree Theories to Nonlinear Operator Equations in Banach Spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Ibtisam Daqqa, Subconstituent Algebras of Latin Squares. Advisor: B. Curtin
 John C. Davis, III, Identification of Parameters When the Density of the Minimum is Given. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Daniela Genova, Forbidding and Enforcing of Formal Languages, Graphs and PartiallyOrdered Sets. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Florence George, Johnson System of Distributions and Microarray Data Analysis. Advisor: K. M. Ramachandran
 Boubakari Ibrahimou, The LeraySchauder Approach for the Topological Degree of Perturbed Maximal Monotone Operators. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Alfred K. Mbah, On the Theory of Records and Applications. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Michiru Shibata, Pricing Models and Analysis of Corporate CouponBonds and Credit Default Swaptions. Advisor: Y. You
 Ana Staninska, A Theoretical Model for Selfassembly of Flexible Tiles. Advisors: N. Jonoska and G. L. McColm

2006
 Kheira Ameur, Polynomial Quandle Cocycles, Their Knot Invariants and Applications. Advisor: M. Saito
 Gokarna R. Aryal, Study of Laplace and Related Probability Distributions and Their Applications. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Louis R. Camara, Statistical Modeling and Assessment of Software Reliability. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Edgardo S. Cureg, Some Problems on Products of Random Matrices. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Jemal E. Gishe, A Finite Family of \(q\)Orthogonal Polynomials and Resultants of Chebyshev Polynomials. Advisor: M. E.H. Ismail
 Abdelelah M. Mostafa, Regression Approach to Software Reliability Models. Advisor: K. M. Ramachandran
 Lakshminarayan Rajaram, Statistical Models for Environmental and Life Sciences. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Joseph O. Quarcoo, Contributions to the Degree Theory for Perturbations of Maximal Monotone Maps. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Joni B. Pirnot, Recognizable Languages Defined by TwoDimensional Shift Spaces. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Rebecca D. Wooten, Statistical Environmental Models: Hurricanes, Lightning, Rainfall, Floods, Red Tide and Volcanoes. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos

2005
 Ferenc Tookos, Hölder Continuity of Green's Functions. Advisor: V. Totik
Djiby Fall, Longtime Dynamics of Hyperbolic Evolutionary Equations in Unbounded Domains and Lattice Systems. Advisor: Y. You  David E. Kephart, Topology, Morphism, and Randomness in the Space of Formal Language. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Norbert N. Youmbi, Probability Theory on Semihypergroups. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Ferenc Tookos, Hölder Continuity of Green's Functions. Advisor: V. Totik

2004
 Zhao Chen, Bayesian and Empirical Bayes Approaches to Power Law Process and Microarray Analysis. Advisor: A. N. V. Rao
 Kalpana Mahalingam, Involution Codes: with Application to DNA Strand Design. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Hasan H. AlNajjar, Tridiagonal Pairs in Representation Theory. Advisor: B. Curtin

2003
 Ahmed Y. Abdallah, Global Dynamics of Damped Boussinesq Equations. Advisor: Y. You

2002
 Marina AppiouNikiforou, Extensions of Quandles and Cocycle Knot Invariants. Advisor: M. Saito

2001
 David P. Benko, Approximation by Weighted Polynomials. Advisor: V. Totik
 Viktor V. Maymeskul, On Some Problems in Complex and Multivariate Approximation and Interpolation. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 George P. Yanev, Statistical Modeling of Epidemic Disease Propagation via Branching Processes and Bayesian Inference. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos

2000
 Ming Dai, Identification of the Parameters of a Multivariate Normal Distribution by the Distribution of the Maximum. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Daniel D. Jelsovsky, Quandle Cohomology and StateSum Invariants of Knots. Advisor: M. Saito
 Henry W. Roberts, Predicting the Performance of Software Systems via the Power Law Process. Advisors: C. P. Tsokos and A. N. V. Rao
1990's

1999
 Ivan V. Ivanov, Linear Discrete Operators and Recovery in Uniform Algebras. Advisors: B. Shekhtman and E. A. Rakhmanov

1998
 Kejian Liu, Kernel Estimates of Statistical Distribution Functions. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Lubomir P. Markov, An \(L^2\)Approach to Second Order Functional Evolutions in Banach Spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos

1997
 Vincent A. R. Camara, Bayesian Reliability Modeling with Applications. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Peter D. Dragnev, Constrained Energy Problems for Logarithmic Potentials. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 Jing Lin, Homotopy Invariance of TimeDependent Domains and Perturbation Theory for Nonlinear Operators in Banach Spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Jifeng Ma, Spectrum of Some Integral Operators. Advisor: M. E.H. Ismail
 Plamen C. Simeonov, Weighted Polynomial and Rational Approximation With Varying Weights. Advisors: E. B. Saff and V. Totik

1996
 Sergey V. Belyi, OperatorValued RFunctions in the Theory of Linear Dynamic Systems. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Edward CaroLopez, Stability Analysis of Impulsive Stocastic Differential Systems. Advisor: A. N. V. Rao
 Zouhua Ding, Contributions to the Theory of the Existence of Zeros of Perturbations of Nonlinear MMAccretive Operators in Banach Spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Subhankar Dhar, Probability Measures on Stochastic Matrices. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Mohamed A. Elnaggar, Identification of the Parameters of a Multivariate Normal Distribution by the Distribution of the Minimum. Advisor: A. Mukherjea,
 Michael Q. Rieck, PseudoOrthogonal Complementary Subspaces and Hyperbolic Partner Graphs. Advisor: W. E. Clark
 Vladimir F. Veselov, A Compactification of the Fatou Mapping as a Dynamical System. Advisors: R. W. ObersteVorth and J. H. Hubbard

1995
 Guoqui Lu, Markov Processes With Random Transition Probabilities. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Igor E. Pritsker, Convergence and Zero Distribution of LaurentType Rational Functions. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 Margaret A. Yoder, String Rewriting Applied to Problems in the Braid Groups. Advisor: J. F. Pedersen
 Yanmu Zhou, Arrangement of Points on the Sphere. Advisor: E. B. Saff

1994
 William Albrecht, Jr. On the minimum discrimanant of algebraic number fields. Advisor: J. Liang
 Jun Cao, Global dynamics of dissipative generalized KdV equations and Boussinesq equations. Advisor: Y. You
 Xiaoping Liu, Nonlinear inclusions of elliptic type and methods of lines for evolution problems in Banach spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Philip Wing, Stability and control analysis of stochastic bilinear systems. Advisor: A. N. V. Rao

1993
 Hongzhu Qiao, Parametric and nonparametric statistical modeling: Reliability analysis. Advisor C. P. Tsokos
 Ruiming Zhang, On some formulas of W.Gosper and spectral properties of certain operators in weighted spaces. Advisor: M. E.H. Ismail

1992
 Tony Yu Chang, Domination Numbers of Grid Graphs. Advisor: W. E. Clark
 Xiaoyan Liu, Generalizations ofde Montessus de Ballore's theorem on the row convergence of rational approximants. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 Richard Ruedemann, Some identities involving orthogonal polynomials. Advisor: M. E.H. Ismail
 Kevin Schweiker, Fractal measure theory. Advisor: J. Liang
 Nalina Suresh, Modeling and analysis of software reliability. Advisor: A. N. V. Rao

1991
 Gregory Budzban, Weak convergence of convolution iterates of probability measures on topological semigroups. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Xisheng (Matthew) He, Weighted polynomial approximation and zeros of Faber polynomials. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 JungFang Sun, On some general polynomials over finite fields. Advisor: J. J. Liang

1990
 Zhengyuan Guan, On operators of monotone type in Banach spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Richard Kaplan, Applications of nonlinear analysis to the control of space with preassigned responses. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 KuoChen Pan, Some extremal problems in approximation theory. Advisors: E. B. Saff and B. Shekhtman
 Jaedong Shim, Optimal control problems in delay differential equation. Advsor: S. J. Lee
 Kiyeon Shin, Zeros of \(m\)accretive operators and abstract evolution equations in Banach spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Xinlong Weng, Approximation methods for solving nonlinear equations in Banach spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
1980's

1989
 LiChen Chen, On asymptotics of certain hypergeometric functions and 6\(j\) symbols. Advisor: M. E.H. Ismail
 ChiChang Lo, Weak convergence in \(d \times d\) bistochastic matrices and other semigroups. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Xin Li, Topics in approximation theory. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 Zachariah Sinkala, Existence of solutions to boundary value problems for nonlinear systems of ordinary differential equations at resonance. Advisor: R. K. Nagle

1988
 Deborah Levinson, Minimizing Noise in Trimmed Resistors. Advisor: A. D. Snider and M. E. Parrott

1987
 Virginia Clarson, Mathematical classification of evoked potential waveforms. Advisor: J. Liang
 David Kerr, Perturbations of monotone operators in Banach spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Mehrdad Simkani, Asymptotic distribution of zeros of approximating polynomials. Advisor: E. B. Saff

1986
 Richard Stephens, Unique factorization of products of normal distributions in n dimensions. Advisors: A. Mukherjea and A. G. Kartsatos

1985
 Richard Mabry, Nonlinear analysis and the control of space with preassigned responses. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos

1984
 Yousef Hasan Abbas, On fundamental sets over a finite field. Advisor: J. Liang
 Rita Chattopadhyay, On some problems in the theory of nonhomogeneous Markov chains. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Jessica Craig, Functional evolution equations involving \(t\)accretive and \(t\)lipschitz operators in Banach lattices. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Victor Dannon, The generation of an evolution operator in a Banach lattice. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Stephen Gibert, Nonhomogeneous Products of Infinite Nonnegative Matrices and Nonhomogeneous Markov Chains. Advisor A. Mukherjea

1983
 Albert Lilles, Mixed and memory fading forecasting models. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 David Steele, A commentary on the correlated random walk: some additional results and a twostep correlation. Advisor: A. Mukherjea

1982
 Ranjan Chaudhuri, Some problems in probability and analysis. Advisor: A. Mukherjea

1981
 Junryo Miyashita, Identification of Parameters by the Maximum Random Variable. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Ina Howell, Parameter Estimation: Linear Decreasing Mean Residual Life Failure Model. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos

1980
 Christine Deans, Classical and Bayesian Analysis of Survival Systems. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Witold Kosmala, Asymptotic behaviour of nth order differential equations with middle terms and forcings. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 George Mead, On solutions of polynomial and matrix equations over the ring of \(p\)adic integers. Advisor: J. Liang
 ChengMing Weng, Non parametric quasibayesian estimation of reliability and prior distribution. Advisor: A. N. V. Rao
1970's

1979
 Steven Bean, Nonparametric density estimation with applications. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Curtis Church, On the Behavior of Groupings for Certain Populations. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Jorge Gonzalez, Passivity for nonlinear evolution equations in banach spaces. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos
 Michael Lachance, Extremal problems for constrained polynomials and univalent functions. Advisor: E. B. Saff
 Karen Singkofer, Nonlinear functional analysis and differential equations. Advisor: R. K. Nagle

1978
 Robert Jernigan, Stochastic Ecology Models. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Albert Rust, III, Nonparametric estimators of probability density functions. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Terry Walters, Contributions to the oscillation theory of matrix and scalar differential equations. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos

1977
 David Rose, On generalizations of continuity. Advisor: Y.F. Lin

1976
 Barbara Center, Limit theorems for probability measures on semigroups and groups. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 Allan D. Kraus, Analysis of arrays of extended surface. Advisor A.D. Snider
 Emilio Toro, On the periods of the cyclotomic field. Advisor: J. Liang
 Ronald Tourgee, Random systems with applications. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Richard Welch, Studies in Bayesian discriminant analysis. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos

1975
 Anastase Nakassis, Limit behavior of the convolution sequence of a probability measure on a semigroup of matrices. Advisor: A. Mukherjea
 George Schultz, On the theory and applications of stochastic systems. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Truett L. Smith, On the Stochastic Formulation and Analysis of Some Problems in Life Sciences and Engineering. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 William Zigler, On the theory of differential equations in the weak topology of a reflexive Banach space. Advisor: A. G. Kartsatos

1974
 James Ward, Jr., Contributions to the existence and stability of solutions to nonlinear volterra integral equations. Advisor A. G. Kartstasos
Master's Graduates
We list some Master's Theses of recent students who elected this exit option.
Recent Master's Theses

2019
 Daviel Leyva, The Systems of Post and Post Algebras: A Demonstration of an Obvious Fact. Advisor: G. L. McColm
 Shannon Stich, Analyses of Unorthodox Overlapping Gene Segments In Oxytricha Trifallax. Advisor: M. Saito
 DayVon Walker, Power graphs of quasigroups. Advisor: B. Curtin

2018
 Lindsay D. Fields, Developing a Model to Predict Prevalence of Compulsive Behavior in Individuals with OCD. Advisor: G. L. McColm
 Ruizhe Hou, Optimal Latin Hypercube Designs for Computer Experiments Based on Multiple Objectives. Advisor: L. Lu
 Jinyong Pang, Human Activity Recognition Based on Transfer Learning. Advisor: K. M. Ramachandran
 Minh H. Pham, Signal Detection of Adverse Drug Reaction using the Adverse Event Reporting System: Literature Review and Novel Methods. Advisor K. M. Ramachandaran

2017
 Megan N. Cannon, Prevalence of Typical Images in High School Geometry Textbooks. Advisor: M. Krajčevski.
 Robert C. Connelly, Linear Extremal Problems in the Hardy Space \(H^p\) for \(0 < p < 1\). Advisor: C. Bénéteau
 Lukas Nabergall, Patterns in Words Related to DNA Rearrangements. Advisors: N. Jonoska and M. Saito
 Allen Pennington, Schreier Graphs of Thompson's Group \(T\). Advisor: D. Savchuk

2016
 Jeremy W. Kerr, On the Number of Colors in Quandle Knot Colorings. Advisor: M. Elhamdadi
 Josiah Park, Generalized Phase Retrieval: Isometries in Vector Spaces. Advisor: B. Shekhtman
 Jonathan Spiewak, Leonard Systems and their Friends. Advisor: B. Curtin
 Yue Sun, Resonant Solutions to \((3+1)\)dimensional Bilinear Differential Equations. Advisor W.X. Ma

2015
 Wei Chen, Analysis of Rheumatoid Arthritis Data using Logistic Regression and Penalized Approach. Advisor: C. P. Tsokos
 Richard Warner, Radial Versus Othogonal and Minimal Projections onto Hyperplanes in \(l^{3}_{4}\). Advisor: L. Skrzypek
 Xiaochuang Zhao, Ensemble Learning Method on Machine Maintenance Data. Advisor: D. Shen

2014
 Ryan Arredondo, Properties of Graphs Used to Model DNA Recombination. Advisors: N. Jonoska and M. Saito
 Louis Caponi, On the Classification of Groups Generated by Automata with 4 States over a 2Letter Alphabet. Advisor D. Savchuk
 Grant Conine, Topological Data Analysis of Properties of FourRegular Rigid Vertex Graphs. Advisors: N. Jonoska and M. Saito
 James Klinedinst, A Maximum Principle in the Engel Group. Advisor: T. Bieske

2013
 Malena K. Allison, Statistical Topics Applied to Pressure and Temperature Readings in the Gulf of Mexico. Advisor: R. Wooten
 Elizabeth C. Miller, Tracking Atlantic Hurricanes Using Statistical Methods. Advisor: R. Wooten

2012
 Daria Karpenko, Selfassembly of Selfsimilar Structures by Active Tiles. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Mengshu Zhang, Integrable Couplings of the KaupNewell Soliton Hierarchy. Advisor: W.X. Ma

2011
 Jennifer Macquarrie, Automorphism Groups of Quandles. Advisor: M. Elhamdadi
 Kristen Snyder Childers, Generalizations of a LaplacianType Equation in the Heisenberg Group and a Class of GrushinType Spaces. Advisor: T. Bieske

2010
 Amber E. Age, A survey of the development of Daubechies scaling functions. Advisor: C. Bénéteau
 Jennifer M. Tarr, Domination in graphs. Advisor: S. Suen

2009
 Arash Khani Ardestani, Asynchronous cellular automata  special networks local slowdown produces global speedup. Advisor: R. Stark
 Shoaib Amjad Khan, A hypergraph regularity method for linear hypergraphs. Advisor: B. Nagle
 Jessica Sobkowiak, Some combinatorial structures constructed from modular Leonard triples. Advisor: B. Curtin
 Christopher Sze, Certain diagonal equations over finite fields. Advisor: X. Hou

2008
 Sarah K. Bleiler, Orthogonal filters and the implications of wrapping on discrete wavelet transforms. Advisor: C. Bénéteau
 John Clark, On a conjecture involving Fermat's Little Theorem. Advisor: S. Suen
 Egor Dolzhenko, Transducer dynamics. Advisor: N. Jonoska
 Kenneth Killian, Maxwell's problem on point charges in the plane. Advisor: D. Khavinson

2006
 Sandra D. Draper, Evalutaion of certain exponential sums of quadratic functions over a finite fields of odd characteristic. Advisor: X. Hou
 Andrew Purcell, Analysis of quasiconformal maps in Rn. Advisor: T. Bieske

2005
 Meagan McNamee, Analysis on a class of carnot groups of heisenberg type. Advisor: T. Bieske
 Ena Salter, Fibonacci vectors. Advisor: B. Curtin
 Anupama Tippabhotla, Interaction patterns and webstructures of resonant solitons of the kadomtsevpetviashvili equation. Advisor: W.X. Ma
Placement
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Industry
 Accusoft
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 Forge ABS
 Illumina
 Ionic Security
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 Raymond James Financial
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 Wakely Consulting Group, Inc.
 Wellcare
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Government
 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 Department of the Navy
 National Security Agency
 United States Air Force
 U.S. Department of Energy
Florida Educational Institutions
 Barry University
 EmbryRiddle Aeronautical University
 Florida Atlantic University
 Florida Gulf Coast University
 Florida International University
 Florida Polytechnic University
 Florida Southwestern College
 Hillsborough Community College
 PascoHernando State College
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 Southeastern University
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 University of South Florida
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 Eastern Kentucky University
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 Oklahoma State University
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 Savannah State University, GA
 SUNYOswego, NY
 Troy University, AL
 University Of ConnecticutWaterbury
 University of HoustonDowntown, TX
 University of Pensylvania
 Universidad de Puerto Rico en Arecibo
 University of South Alabama
 University of South Dakota
 University of TexasPan American
 University of TexasPermian Basin
 Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
 York College, PA
International Educational Institutions
 American University of Nigeria
 Dawson College, Quebec, Canada
 European University Cyprus, Cyprus
 Indian Institute of Technology, India
 University of Belize
 University of Jordan
Postdoctoral Positions
 Baylor University
 Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
 Princeton University
 Syracuse University
 Texas A&M University
 University of Southern California
 University of Western Ontario
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